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Fatal Wreck on Saturday

By Debbie Gregory

The Tennessee Highway Patrol investigated a fatal wreck in Red Boiling Springs on Saturday morning, November 28, 2020, that killed a 27-year-old RBS man. The wreck occurred at approximately 5:30 a.m.


According to Sgt. Ashley Mercer, “Jesse Dee Pearce was driving an eastbound Mitsubishi car on old Celina Road, when he lost control of the vehicle, ran off the south side of the road and struck several trees.”

Mr. Jesse Pearce was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the medical death investigator.

Those responding to the scene were the Tennessee Highway Patrol, Macon County EMS, Red Boiling Springs Fire & Rescue, Red Boiling Springs Police Department, and the Macon County Sheriff’s Department.

A memorial service for Mr. Jesse Dee Pearce will be conducted at a later date.

Arrangements entrusted to Anderson & Son Funeral Home, in Red Boiling Springs.